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3rd Democratic Debate: Medicare for All as the Bogeyman? (1/3)

3rd Democratic Debate

September 13, 2019
The third Democratic Party’s presidential debate featured all ten front-runners for the first time. In segment one of our debate discussion, we take a closer look how candidates discussed the healthcare issue. Our panelists are Osita Nwanevu, Helena Olea, and Jacqueline Luqman, with Greg Wilpert as host
Bernie Sanders Is Fighting to End the Media's Demonization of Socialism

Bernie Sanders Is Fighting to End the Media’s Demonization of Socialism

September 12, 2019

We had a conversation with Sen. Sanders’ Press Secretary Briahna Joy Gray on the right-wing talking points used by mainstream media to discredit Sen. Sanders and the falsehoods about socialism perpetuated by the GOP

DNC Rejects Call for a Climate Debate

DNC Rejects Call for a Climate Debate

August 22, 2019

Democratic National Committee (DNC) officials reversed the previous ban on candidates participating in non-sanctioned climate forums, but Carmen Bouquin of the Sunrise Movement says that’s not enough

Bernie Sanders Takes Aim at the Pathology of the For-Profit Criminal Justice System

Bernie Sanders Takes Aim at the Pathology of the For-Profit Criminal Justice System

August 20, 2019

An analysis of Sen Sanders’ new criminal justice reform plan and a brief history of neoliberal democrats ‘playing’ at progressive politics while enacting regressive policies

Student Debt Reform, or Student Debt Forgiveness? What The Candidates' Plans Mean

Student Debt Reform, or Student Debt Forgiveness? What The Candidates’ Plans Mean

August 11, 2019

Students leaving college with their hard-earned degrees also have a significant and growing amount of debt. Which Democratic candidate’s plan is the most effective at addressing this growing problem?

Just 15 Minutes on Climate Change in First 2 Democratic Debates

June 28, 2019

The climate crisis poses an existential threat to humanity, but from the first two Democratic debates, you’d never know it.

Sanders & Warren Pitch Rival Plans to Address $1.6 Trillion in Student Debt

Sanders & Warren Pitch Rival Plans to Address $1.6 Trillion in Student Debt

June 27, 2019

Renowned education expert Kevin Kumashiro says the plans put forth by two of the leading Democratic presidential candidates are a step in the right direction, but America’s fundamentally broken education system needs to be radically changed from top to bottom

Will Trump's Instincts Win Him a Second Term?

Will Trump’s Instincts Win Him a Second Term?

June 21, 2019

This week Trump officially announced his bid for re-election, and gave his assessment of the Democratic candidates. Are his instincts right, or is he just the right mascot for a larger movement?